The Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard (TTCG) intercepted a Venezuelan pirogue named Love Forever in the Gulf of Paria on Saturday morning around 4:49a.m.
According to a release issued by the TTCG, there were twenty-eight Venezuelans aboard the vessel comprising seventeen adult males, three adult females and eight children.
The vessel and its occupants were escorted to the TTCG Headquarters at Staubles Bay, Chaguaramas to be processed by the Immigration Division.
The release said that the TTCG continues to maintain the safety and security of the
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago through the conduct of maritime security patrols within our area of operations.